“They have helped us save much more and created a cohesive plan to de-risk whilst building an integrated pension team.”
“Their pragmatic approach helps with quick and easy decision making. Another approach might have made things more difficult.”
“These days, Boards need real expertise on tap (with excellent back-up) to cope with a constantly evolving and more regulated environment. HR Trustees is geared to delivering that.”
“When requesting information by email, I have noticed that there is 'out of hours activity' to answer me. I regard this as a stand out 'above and beyond' - impressed.”
“Mike is a great secretary. He does a really good job for us.”
“The trustee training was a very well-paced overview which gave opportunity to explore ideas and question more deeply at key points.”
Mike is a Scheme Manager within PSIT Secretarial Services. He acts as secretary to the trustees for several clients and co-ordinates all day-to-day activities for larger scheme secretary appointments.
Mike began his pensions career at the Automobile Association’s in-house pensions department and progressed to team leader. In 1996, he joined LCP as an administration team leader, later moving to the administration consultancy team. Here he was responsible for providing secretarial services to several diverse schemes and consultancy project work.
In 2007, Mike joined the Punter Southall Group as a Senior Consultant, performing a variety of administrative and consultancy roles. He is now responsible for delivering secretarial services and providing support to his clients’ trustee boards and PSIT colleagues.
Mike has a particular interest in governance issues such as data cleansing, scheme budgets, record keeping, risk management, trustee training and online scheme management tools.
Mike enjoys photography, taking part in various adventure sports and activities, and is particularly proud of surviving 30 years in pensions!
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